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Published on October 23rd, 2013 | by Tarik Davis


esoTarik Episode #3: ‘Trading Places’ would NOT get made in today’s Comedy Culture

Remember Trading Places with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd? It was the biting satire of the 80s that changed the landscape for comedy. In the latest episode of esoTarik, Tarik Davis discusses why a movie like Trading Places would NOT get green-lit by Hollywood today. He also discusses the impact the film had on the United States at large.

This is a two-part episode so be sure to tune back in for part 2.

If you missed last episode, be sure to watch esoTarik #2: “I See Kanye and Donald Glover”.

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